RPC VII.1, 71

 

Image of specimen #4

 

Coin type
Volume VII.1
Number 71
Province Asia
Subprovince Conventus of Adramyteum
Region Mysia
City Hadrianeia
Reign Gordian III
Person (obv.) Gordian III (Augustus)
Magistrate S Furius Themison (archon)
Obverse inscription ΑΥΤ Κ Μ ΑΝΤ ΓΟΡΔΙΑΝΟϹ ΑΥΓ
Obverse design laureate, draped and cuirassed bust of Gordian III, r., seen from rear
Reverse inscription ƐΠΙ Ϲ ΦΟΥΡ ΘƐΜΙϹΩΝΟϹ ΑΡ ΑΔΡΙΑΝƐΩΝ
Reverse design Homonoia seated, l., holding patera and cornucopia, crowned by Nike, facing Hermes standing r., holding purse and caduceus
Metal Æ
Average diameter 44 mm
Average weight 41.03 g
Axis 12
Reference von Fritze 484
Specimens 4
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies. 1–2: same obv. die as 72/1, 99/1 (Germe), 100/1 (Germe), 110/1–2 (Germe), 111/1 (Germe). 1–2: same rev. die as 72/1.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     P: 644a SNG 1053 = Wa 7038 = von Fritze 484.2
2     B: 18271438, 1900 I-B von Fritze 484.1
3     B. Michaux coll.
4     ✸ CNG Triton XIX, 2016, lot 357